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  • Coca-Cola Great Britain Teams Up With Premier League Premier League and Coca-Cola Great Britain have announced a new three-and-a-half-year partnership, starting in January 2019. It is the first sponsorship Coca-Cola Great Britain will activate across multiple brands within its portfolio, showcasing a range of drinks including sparkling soft drinks, water and fruit-based drinks, with low and no-sugar options. The partnership will see Coca-Cola work [...]...
  • Food & Drink Business Europe Conference & Exhibition UK – 2nd October 2018 – Ricoh Arena, Coventry The Food & Drink Business Europe Conference & Exhibition UK – the must attend event for food and beverage professionals – will be held on Tuesday, 2nd October 2018 at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Over 2,000 delegates from the UK’s food and drink processing, retail and food service industries will gather to participate in [...]...
  • New Headquarters For Spreafico Automation Spreafico Automation keeps growing, confirming its leadership position in the designing, building and marketing of automated machines and technologies for the filling of liquid food. In order to support the order increase and customers portfolio growth, the Italian company has recently acquired a new factory, where it consolidated all the machine designing and assembly activities. Improving, [...]...
  • Flexible and Innovative Solutions From AMP Automation at IBA 2018 AMP Automation designs and builds flexible automation solutions for multipack products, from complete bespoke systems to off the shelf equipment. The company works with both robotics and the latest in linear transport technology, the benefit of being able to work with both systems is delivering a system without compromise to meet the client’s exact needs. [...]...
  • Carlsberg Launches Ground-breaking Innovations to Reduce Plastic Waste Carlsberg has announced a series of ground-breaking innovations including its new Snap Pack, which is set to reduce plastic waste globally by more than 1200 tonnes a year – the equivalent to 60 million plastic bags. The Snap Pack replaces the plastic wrapping used around Carlsberg’s six packs with a pioneering technology that glues its [...]...

Coca-Cola Great Britain Teams Up With Premier League

    Coca-Cola Great Britain Teams Up With Premier League

Premier League and Coca-Cola Great Britain have announced a new three-and-a-half-year partnership, starting in January 2019. It is the first sponsorship Coca-Cola Great Britain will activate across multiple brands within its portfolio, showcasing a range of drinks including sparkling soft drinks, water and fruit-based drinks, with low and no-sugar options.
The partnership will see Coca-Cola work […]

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Food & Drink Business Europe Conference & Exhibition UK – 2nd October 2018 – Ricoh Arena, Coventry

    Food & Drink Business Europe Conference & Exhibition UK – 2nd October 2018 – Ricoh Arena, Coventry

The Food & Drink Business Europe Conference & Exhibition UK – the must attend event for food and beverage professionals – will be held on Tuesday, 2nd October 2018 at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Over 2,000 delegates from the UK’s food and drink processing, retail and food service industries will gather to participate in […]

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New Headquarters For Spreafico Automation

    New Headquarters For Spreafico Automation

Spreafico Automation keeps growing, confirming its leadership position in the designing, building and marketing of automated machines and technologies for the filling of liquid food. In order to support the order increase and customers portfolio growth, the Italian company has recently acquired a new factory, where it consolidated all the machine designing and assembly activities.
Improving, […]

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Flexible and Innovative Solutions From AMP Automation at IBA 2018

    Flexible and Innovative Solutions From AMP Automation at IBA 2018

AMP Automation designs and builds flexible automation solutions for multipack products, from complete bespoke systems to off the shelf equipment. The company works with both robotics and the latest in linear transport technology, the benefit of being able to work with both systems is delivering a system without compromise to meet the client’s exact needs. […]

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Carlsberg Launches Ground-breaking Innovations to Reduce Plastic Waste

    Carlsberg Launches Ground-breaking Innovations to Reduce Plastic Waste

Carlsberg has announced a series of ground-breaking innovations including its new Snap Pack, which is set to reduce plastic waste globally by more than 1200 tonnes a year – the equivalent to 60 million plastic bags. The Snap Pack replaces the plastic wrapping used around Carlsberg’s six packs with a pioneering technology that glues its […]

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Source Labels Transforms Confectionery Brands’ Labelling Needs

    Source Labels Transforms Confectionery Brands’ Labelling Needs

Leading label manufacturer, Source Labels, has utilised UtroqueTM system to slash functional confectionery brand BLOCKHEAD’s label backing requirements in half. Source Labels’ Utroque double-sided labelling system is a significant breakthrough in label manufacture, reducing release liner consumption by 50 percent and material weight by 40 percent. The technology uses both sides of the release liner, offering a simple […]

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Plastics in Packaging a Major Focus at UK’s Most Exclusive Packaging Show

    Plastics in Packaging a Major Focus at UK’s Most Exclusive Packaging Show

The UK’s hottest topic – plastics in packaging, is set to take centre stage at Packaging Innovations, Luxury Packaging and ADF London 2018, when it returns to Olympia London later this month (12 & 13 September). New for 2018, the show will host the UK’s first ever plastic-free aisle, which visitors will be able to […]

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Sidel StarLite UltraLight CSD

    Sidel StarLite UltraLight CSD

The Sidel StarLite™ family of bottle base solutions is expanding through the StarLite UltraLight for carbonated soft drinks (CSD). As the name suggests, this design allows for an even lighter bottle than the existing solutions in the beverage marketplace. By lowering the product costs, while maintaining the expected level of carbonation, this innovative bottle addresses […]

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Ecolean Expands With New Production Facility in Sweden

    Ecolean Expands With New Production Facility in Sweden

Ecolean, a global producer of lightweight packaging solutions for liquid food, expands its business and acquires a 30,000 square meter piece of land in Landskrona, Sweden to establish a new production facility. The expansion is part of the company’s ambitious growth strategy.

The increase in capacity is well needed to meet the liquid food industry’s demands […]

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Harrogate Water Going Greener With Recycling Message

    Harrogate Water Going Greener With Recycling Message

New green recycling messaging on PET bottles heralds Harrogate Spring’s industry-leading switch to recycled content. All PET bottles of Harrogate Spring are now made using more than 50 per cent rPET, the highest percentage use of UK post-consumer recycled PET of any water producer.
Brand manager Nicky Cain says: “Consumers may notice a slight blue, glass-like […]

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Key Technology Celebrates 70 Years of Innovation

    Key Technology Celebrates 70 Years of Innovation

Key Technology, a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, is celebrating their 70th anniversary. Since introducing their first automated food processing system in 1948, Key has grown to become a global leader based on the principles of innovation, reliability and superior customer service. Today, Key’s digital sorters, vibratory conveyors and other automation systems […]

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Proseal Follows Queen’s Award With New TTe Tray Sealer

    Proseal Follows Queen’s Award With New TTe Tray Sealer

Proseal has launched its first tray sealer since winning a Queen’s Award for International Trade 2018. The Proseal TTe is a small, compact and robust tray sealer ideal for low-volume production and production trials.
The TTe has been developed specifically to assist the progression of safe food packaging and shelf life extension to underdeveloped countries where […]

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GEA Receives Accolade For the Aseptic Blow-fill-cap Technology, ABF 1.2, With FDA Certification

    GEA Receives Accolade For the Aseptic Blow-fill-cap Technology, ABF 1.2, With FDA Certification

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has awarded GEA a letter of no objection (LONO) for its ABF 1.2 technology, an integrated blowing, filling and capping solution featuring a fully aseptic rotary blowing machine. It is the only system equipped with a 100% aseptic blower that is allowed to produce shelf-stable low acid (LA) […]

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New Business Manager at ULMA Packaging UK

    New Business Manager at ULMA Packaging UK

ULMA Packaging UK has appointed James Couldwell as Business Manager for the South of England, following two years of service with the leading packaging machinery provider. James, who previously acted as the Financial Controller at ULMA Packaging UK, has implemented several successful business service changes over the last two years, in addition to being the driving […]

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New Look For Coca-Cola Range in Great Britain

    New Look For Coca-Cola Range in Great Britain

The Coca-Cola range, including Coca-Cola Original Taste and Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, has a brand-new look in the UK. The newly designed packaging aims to unify the range with the iconic red colour of Coca-Cola to make it even clearer that, whichever consumers choose, they will get the same great Coca-Cola taste and experience – either […]

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Widespread Support For Plastic Packaging Tax

    Widespread Support For Plastic Packaging Tax

More than half of consumers in the UK and a third in the US are in favour of a tax on all plastic packaging on food products, new research has shown. The survey of 1,000 consumers, commissioned by specialist PR consultancy Ingredient Communications, also finds that many people are more likely to shop in supermarkets […]

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Success Through Knowledge – iba.SPEAKERS CORNER

    Success Through Knowledge – iba.SPEAKERS CORNER

The iba.SPEAKERS CORNER at iba from 15 to 20 September is a new platform to exchange multidisciplinary knowledge. Current and upcoming trends and challenges will be discussed during lectures and panel discussion, and best-practice examples will be presented during all days of the fair. All contributions will be simultaneously translated into German and English.
Digitization, processes, […]

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Qualvis Creates Distinctive Packaging For Thomas Fudge’s Rebrand

    Qualvis Creates Distinctive Packaging For Thomas Fudge’s Rebrand

Leading carton manufacturer, Qualvis, has recently produced a full packaging rebrand for artisan baker, Thomas Fudge’s. Covering their full sweet and savoury biscuit line-up of 7 packs, together with a new range of flatbreads, the packaging includes a fresh logo design and updated illustrations featuring beautiful, bold and colourful graphics by design agency, Big Fish.
With […]

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Brewing Up Authenticity, Vibrancy, and Sol

    Brewing Up Authenticity, Vibrancy, and Sol

With the hot summer months in full swing, beer lovers are reaching for their favorite cold brews to beat the heat. But as consumers venture down their grocer’s beer aisle, they are met with an onslaught of brands vying for attention in a sea of packaging. When MillerCoors recently relaunched the Mexican import brand Sol, they […]

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Lorien and Britvic – Manufacturing Success

    Lorien and Britvic – Manufacturing Success

Lorien Engineering Solutions, a division of GP Strategies, is working with soft drinks provider Britvic to help install new state-of-the-art production lines at Britvic’s Leeds and Rugby manufacturing sites. Lorien Engineering Solutions is part of a multi-disciplined project team, created and led by Britvic, to deliver a step-change in business capability. Alongside other specialists, Lorien […]

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Ardagh Group Completes Conversion of Rugby Plant From Steel to Aluminium

    Ardagh Group Completes Conversion of Rugby Plant From Steel to Aluminium

Ardagh Group has announced that it has recently completed the conversion of its Rugby (UK) beverage can manufacturing plant from steel to aluminium. “The conversion of the Rugby plant has further enhanced Ardagh’s manufacturing footprint. Operating two highly-efficient aluminium beverage can plants in the UK, at Wrexham and Rugby, supported by our recent investment in […]

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Seafood Processor in Denmark Turns to SEALPAC’s Sustainable FlatSkin® System

    Seafood Processor in Denmark Turns to SEALPAC’s Sustainable FlatSkin® System

These days, more and more skin packs are conquering the retail shelves around the world. The advantages of the skin packaging system are obvious: securely sealed under deep vacuum, food products have a significantly longer shelf life and can be presented in a much more attractive way. By launching FlatSkin®, SEALPAC now offers a revolutionary […]

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UK’s Most Exclusive Packaging Show Announces Cutting-Edge Seminar Programme

  UK’s Most Exclusive Packaging Show Announces Cutting-Edge Seminar Programme

Diageo, M&S, Lush and Carlsberg are just some of the major names already on board as part of Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London’s free-to-attend seminar programme. The expert sessions, packed with real life stories, advice and innovative ideas, will offer packaging professionals insights into the latest developments, technologies and research when the show returns to London Olympia on 12-13 […]

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St Peter’s Brewery Opens New State-of-the-art Bottling Line

  St Peter’s Brewery Opens New State-of-the-art Bottling Line

Two years ago St Peter’s Brewery launched Without®, the world’s first 0.0% alcohol craft beer, which provided a huge sales boost and turned the English brewery business back to profit. Now, to cope with the huge demand for its three-product-strong Without® brand, the Suffolk-based brewery has just cut the ribbon on its brand new, state-of-the-art […]

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Macsa ID UK Underlines Commitment to Industry 4.0 Readiness

  Macsa ID UK Underlines Commitment to Industry 4.0 Readiness

Further underlining its commitment to Industry 4.0 readiness for improved manufacturing efficiencies, Macsa ID UK Ltd – a newly established division of Barcelona-based laser coding, marking and scoring equipment manufacturer, Macsa ID – is highlighting the benefits of its integra modular software for easy integration of its machines with other key devices on the production line.
Many […]

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Tesa Offers Fresh Approach to Food Packing

  Tesa Offers Fresh Approach to Food Packing

Tesa, a global market leader in adhesive tapes, has introduced a new double-sided tape especially designed for reclosure on tape top doy packs. Tesa® 64621 PV6 joins the company’s existing range of double-sided resealable bag closure systems, providing the food industry with an additional means to control and protect food products against biological and physical […]

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Issues-led Conference Programme and Keynote Speakers Set to Inspire at PPMA Show 2018

  Issues-led Conference Programme and Keynote Speakers  Set to Inspire at PPMA Show 2018

The PPMA Show 2018, which takes place at the NEC in Birmingham from 25 to 27 September, has unveiled a first-class industry-responsive conference programme that looks set to create a forum for education, knowledge share and debate.  The free to attend conference sessions will run over the first two days of the show in the […]

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Coley Porter Bell Puts the Smile Back into Breakfast With Jordans Grin-ola

  Coley Porter Bell Puts the Smile Back into Breakfast With Jordans Grin-ola

Award-winning global brand and design agency Coley Porter Bell has unveiled the design for a healthy new children’s offering from Jordans Cereals. The launch of Jordans Grin-ola, a tasty, fun and healthy cereal, is set to end breakfast battlegrounds by appealing both to children aged 5 to 11 and their parents.
It bridges the gap in the current market which […]

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Sleeve Labeling Technologies – AWA Alexander Watson’s Latest Market Study

  Sleeve Labeling Technologies – AWA Alexander Watson’s Latest Market Study

A new in-depth study of the dynamic sleeve labelling market has just been published by AWA Alexander Watson Associates. The research report AWA Global Sleeve Label Market Study 2018 is an update on the current status in this market, and it confirms how strongly sleeve labeling technology has established itself in a relatively short timescale.  […]

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Historic Milestone For Pearse Lyons Distillery With Release of 5-year-old Single Malt Irish Whiskey

  Historic Milestone For Pearse Lyons Distillery With Release of 5-year-old Single Malt Irish Whiskey

The Pearse Lyons Distillery is celebrating the general release of the exclusive Pearse 5-Year-Old Single Malt Irish Whiskey. The single malt carries the first new five-year age statement to appear on an Irish whiskey in more than 25 years. The limited release whiskey was produced on two small-batch copper pot stills, and aged in bourbon casks. Presented in 4,000 individually […]

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Rotech Machines – Sizing Up Ready Meals Coding Trends

  Rotech Machines – Sizing Up Ready Meals Coding Trends

Manufacturers in the growing ready meals sector are facing increasing challenges regarding the labelling and coding of convenience food products. Cutting some sophisticated shapes, with tubs, round ‘bowl’ trays and compartmentalised trays, in addition to ‘lift-the-flap’-style luxury pack sleeves, offline coding and marking specialist Rotech has observed a marked uptake of its off-line RF Auto […]

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Gentle System Weighs in on Fresh Produce Waste

  Gentle System Weighs in on Fresh Produce Waste

Due to their fragile nature, susceptibility to bruising and shorter shelf life, weighing fruit and vegetables has been a longstanding challenge for fresh produce packers, with high giveaway prevalent. In an effort to reduce waste, which according to advisory body WRAP equates to 100,000 tonnes, and 11% of avoidable manufacturing food waste[1], flexible packing specialist […]

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Chinese Dairy Revitalises Organic Milk Using Tetra Pak Solutions

  Chinese Dairy Revitalises Organic Milk Using Tetra Pak Solutions

Mengniu, a leading Chinese dairy manufacturer, has upgraded its premium line of organic milk in collaboration with Tetra Pak, making it the first white milk in the world to use Tetra Prisma® Aseptic 250 Edge with DreamCapTM. The new product line has a higher protein content, tastes better and stands out on the shelf thanks to […]

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Mondelēz International to Launch 30% Lower Sugar Cadbury Dairy Milk Option in the UK and Ireland

  Mondelēz International to Launch 30% Lower Sugar Cadbury Dairy Milk Option in the UK and Ireland

From 2019, the UK’s favourite chocolate, Cadbury Dairy Milk will be available in a new bar with 30% less sugar, offering consumers greater choice and helping them to manage their sugar intake. The new bar, which will sit alongside the standard bar on shelves, marks the most significant innovation in the brand’s history, and underscores […]

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Underground Spirits Gets a Fresh New Look From Denomination

  Underground Spirits Gets a Fresh New Look From Denomination

The innovative Underground Spirits range of gin and vodka has been given a fresh new look by drinks design agency Denomination that draws on its Canberra roots and emphasises the science behind the uniquely smooth spirits. Underground Spirits is an independent, multi-award-winning vodka and gin distillery that partnered with Denomination to develop its strategic brand positioning, brand identity, packaging and […]

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Compostable Packaging That Keeps Food Fresher For Longer and Minimises Waste

  Compostable Packaging That Keeps Food Fresher For Longer and Minimises Waste

Perfect Automation has expanded its sustainable packaging range, made from sustainable sources, including eucalyptus trees, which is fully home compostable at the end of its service life. The pack comprises a bio-film called NatureFlex® which is created with wood-pulp from sustainably sourced eucalyptus plantations. For every tree used, another is planted in its place.
The packaging […]

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Countdown Begins to the UK’s Leading Processing & Packaging Machinery Event – NEC Birmingham- 25-27 September 2018

  Countdown Begins to the UK’s Leading Processing & Packaging Machinery Event – NEC Birmingham- 25-27 September 2018

Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, the PPMA Show will return to the NEC Birmingham from 25-27 September 2018 to showcase the latest innovations in smart manufacturing, processing technology and packaging machinery, aimed to increase production line efficiencies and enhance business performance and profitability. New to the show this year will be the Enterprise Zone, […]

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Packaging Automation Supports the Reduction in Plastic Packaging Waste

  Packaging Automation Supports the Reduction in Plastic Packaging Waste

With the launch of the UK Plastics Pact to address the impact plastic waste is having on the environment, retailers and manufacturers are more conscious of single use and non-recyclable plastics and want to cater for the green consumer. The industry is turning to various kinds of eco-friendly packaging with the aim of reducing plastic […]

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Introducing the Propack Synchronized Staging Transfer Model PSST/120

  Introducing the Propack Synchronized Staging Transfer Model PSST/120

Propack has announced a new, economical, safe product delivery system that uses stepper servo technology to receive randomly presented products from baggers, pouchers and flow wrappers to synchronise product delivery to high-speed cartoning machines. With a maximum packing rate of 120 packs per minute (PPM) to 80 twin PPM (depending on product size), the PSST/120 […]

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Optimal Packaging – iba.OPERATE!

  Optimal Packaging – iba.OPERATE!

Sustainable, efficient, safe, fast and smart: With “iba.OPERATE! Packaging & Processing Solutions”, iba is dedicating a large special section in hall B1 to packaging solutions, materials and processes.
An attractive appearance is not everything. Hygienic packaging is just as crucial, especially in the food sector. Over 180 companies will be presenting their solutions and novelties in […]

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Meat & Poultry – Future-proof For Success

  Meat & Poultry – Future-proof For Success

The meat market remains fast-moving and competitive. As part of this processors and retailers are always looking for a point of differentiation. As well as new product development, this can mean new pack formats. Convenience remains a major driver here but this has to be matched by the ability to maintain product quality and freshness […]

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Ireland’s Most Sustainable Paper-free Cup Launched

  Ireland’s Most Sustainable Paper-free Cup Launched

Ireland’s only completely paper-free compostable cup has been launched by Zeus, the Irish global packaging solutions company. Unlike other compostable cups, the Treefree Cup contains absolutely no paper product, making it the most sustainable single-use cup available in the Irish market.
Additionally, to tackle the composting waste problem in Ireland, the cups and lids will be […]

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Helping Food Manufacturers Derive Best Value From Vision Systems

  Helping Food Manufacturers Derive Best Value From Vision Systems

Intelligent line optimization enables food manufacturers to make the most of their production assets by securing uptime and reducing rework. Product inspection technologies like vision systems have evolved to support these ambitions: with their role changing from a function of brand protection to a more encompassing one related to productivity and increasing overall equipment effectiveness.
Yet […]

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Tetra Pak Achieves 50% Renewable Electricity Consumption in Just Two Years Since RE100 Commitment

  Tetra Pak Achieves 50% Renewable Electricity Consumption in Just Two Years Since RE100 Commitment

Tetra Pak now obtains half of its global electricity supply from renewable sources, putting the company firmly on course to meet its RE100 commitment of using only renewable electricity across all global operations by 2030. In the past two years alone, the company’s use of renewable electricity has increased by a factor of 2.5, up from […]

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Europe’s Brewers Continue to Lead by Example on Food Information to Consumers

  Europe’s Brewers Continue to Lead by Example on Food Information to Consumers

The Brewers of Europe is stepping up its voluntary commitment on consumer information, recommending to all breweries to list ingredients and calories on the labels of pre-pack containers. Brewers have since 2015 been voluntarily rolling out ingredients listing and calorie information in full accordance with EU law, on-label and online.
“We are taking our commitment even […]

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ACMI Opens New Possibilities For Repacking!

  ACMI Opens New Possibilities For Repacking!

Repacking is certainly not a new concept, but the technical innovations introduced by ACMI between 2015 and 2017 have opened new possibilities for repackaging, especially for soft drink makers. The line that ACMI will introduce, and which is actually in operation at one of the most important European plants of the Coca-Cola European Partners group, […]

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Laïta Launches New Nutrition Division

  Laïta Launches New Nutrition Division

Laïta, the French and international dairy co-operative, has launched ESI Nutrition, which specialises in the development, industrialisation and manufacturing of high-end nutritional products for its clients in the B to B sector. Thanks to cutting-edge industrial tools, ESI Nutrition can produce very specific products, in both powder and liquid forms for all nutrition markets. Combining […]

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AR Packaging Supports Speed to Market For Nestlé’s New KitKat Senses Pack

  AR Packaging Supports Speed to Market For Nestlé’s New KitKat Senses Pack

When Nestlé was looking for a new packaging for its KitKat senses, AR Packaging and its group of specialised companies supported in shortening the speed to market substantially. The trend to offer chocolate as small portion-packed flow-wraps continues. Using an eye-catching outer cartonboard or flexible packaging supports the high sales target in supermarkets.
The example of Nestlé […]

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Smart Packaging Offers Exciting Opportunities in Fast Growing Online Grocery

  Smart Packaging Offers Exciting Opportunities in Fast Growing Online Grocery

Smart packaging technologies based on unique digital codes will take both online and off-line grocery in exciting new directions during the next few years, says the Tetra Pak Index 2018. Online grocery shopping is growing at a double-digit rate, while traditional stores are being reinvented, merging together into an omnichannel where consumers expect to be able […]

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Italian Packaging Machinery Industry Forges Ahead

  Italian Packaging Machinery Industry Forges Ahead

The Italian automatic packaging machinery industry continues to consolidate its world leading position. According to data collected by the research department of Ucima, the sector’s national association affiliated with Confindustria, the sector closed 2017 with further year-on-year growth.
Total turnover exceeded €7 billion (€7.19 billion), 8.9% up on 2016. The sector continues to stand out for its strong international presence, with […]

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IPL Packaging Launches Complete Ice Cream Container Range For UK Frozen Dairy Market

  IPL Packaging Launches Complete Ice Cream Container Range For UK Frozen Dairy Market

Leading packaging manufacturer IPL Packaging is launching a complete range of ice cream tubs from 155 ml (theatre packs) up to the 5 litre Napoli. IPL Packaging has invested in a brand-new tool for the Napoli product which completes its range of standard products for the frozen dairy market. The freshly launched new range includes a […]

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SICK’s Inline Code Matcher Verifies ‘Right Product – Right Packaging’

  SICK’s Inline Code Matcher Verifies ‘Right Product – Right Packaging’

SICK has developed an integrated high-speed quality control system, the Inline Code Matcher, that ensures the right packaging is always used for the right product, avoiding the risk of wasteful rejects, safety issues or costly customer returns. The stand-alone system is easy to retrofit to existing packaging lines.
The Inline Code Matcher works by matching 1D […]

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Tetra Pak Rejuvenates Drinking Yoghurt With Inclusion of Large Fruit Pieces

  Tetra Pak Rejuvenates Drinking Yoghurt  With Inclusion of Large Fruit Pieces

Tetra Pak has helped Yili, a leading Chinese dairy manufacturer, to produce the world’s first ambient drinking yoghurt with large fruit and cereal pieces. Yili launched the breakthrough product in Tetra Top® 200ml with large re-sealable screw caps. It gained immediate popularity, strengthening the leadership position of the company in the fast-growing ambient yoghurt category.
Charles Brand, […]

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Rocla’s Automation Solution Increases Safety and Saves Money at Valio’s Cheese Production Plant

  Rocla’s Automation Solution Increases Safety and Saves Money at Valio’s Cheese Production Plant

Valio is the leading dairy product manufacturer in Finland, and the Haapavesi plant processes and packs one of Scandinavia’s favourite cheese brands Oltermanni. Inside this factory there are two automated guided vehicles by Rocla working 24/7. Rocla has been developing and manufacturing AGVs for 35 years. These AGVs have been customised with the Oltermanni branding […]

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